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How top secret iPhone code ended up on the web

A low-level Apple employee leaked the secret iPhone code that ended up on GitHub. iBoot, a part of iOS that ensures the device is booting a trusted operating system, surfaced online last week in what
A Jailbreaker Was Allegedly Behind Apple's iBoot Source Code Leak

A Jailbreaker Was Allegedly Behind Apple's iBoot Source Code Leak

The code to the iOS 9 version of the iPhone’s iBoot software—the proprietary system that ensures trusted launches of iOS, and one of Apple’s closely held secrets—leaked this week on Github, the
iPhone security doesn’t depend on source code secrecy, Apple says while issuing takedown notice

iPhone security doesn’t depend on source code secrecy, Apple says while issuing takedown notice

The code that runs on the iPhone and iPad before iOS starts, and which is commonly referred to as iBoot, was posted online earlier this week for anyone to explore it. That source code represents one

Apple confirms massive iOS leak but says it’s not so bad

Apple confirmed this morning that the leaked iOS source code that hit the web yesterday is indeed authentic. The iPhone-maker ordered GitHub to pull the iBoot source code from its servers. Security

Apple Comments on Leaked iOS 9 Source Code, Says Updated Software is Secure

Late last night, a report surfaced that detailed a major leak for iOS 9’s “iBoot”, which, at the time, was labeled as the “biggest leak in history” in terms of Apple’s software.

Massive online leak reveals iPhone’s deepest secrets

Source code for a core component of the iPhone’s software has appeared online in what is described as “the biggest leak in history.” iBoot, a part of iOS that ensures the device is booting a trusted
Apple DMCA request confirms source code leak of iBoot, iOS’ key initial security app (Updated)

Apple DMCA request confirms source code leak of iBoot, iOS’ key initial security app (Updated)

The source code for Apple’s iBoot, the little-known but critically important secure bootloader for iOS, leaked online yesterday. Apple this morning confirmed the leak by filing a DMCA copyright
Critical iPhone Boot Code Allegedly Published on Github [Update]

Critical iPhone Boot Code Allegedly Published on Github [Update]

Apple is well known for keeping a notoriously tight grip on the code powering its iPhones, only rarely revealing the inner workings to the public. But in a move that some Mac and iOS experts are

Crucial iPhone source code posted in unprecedented leak (updated)

Critical, top secret Apple code for the iPhone's operating system was posted on Github, opening a new, dangerous avenue for hackers and jailbreakers to access the device, Motherboard reported. The

Key iOS 9 Source Code Leaked on GitHub; Cited as ‘Biggest Leak in History’

The source code of iBoot, a core component of iOS, leaked on GitHub recently. iBoot is responsible for all security checks and ensuring a secure copy of the OS is booted. It is in many ways the BIOS